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Buses Preschool Lesson Plan

1.  Freeplay 2.  Circle/Whole Group: Make a bus and take a ride!  Get 1-2 refrigerator boxes from an appliance store in advance.  They will often give these to you for free. Spread a drop cloth over your area and let … Continue reading

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Airplanes and Helicopters Preschool Lesson Plan

1.  Freeplay 2.  Circle/Whole Group: Begin by playing “Guess What I Am?”  Give the kids clues to guess what you are–you are an Airplane.  (for example,  “Guess what I am…I can fly very high, I can carry people when I … Continue reading

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Trains Preschool Lesson Plan

1.  Freeplay 2.  Circle/Whole Group: Use a toy train to introduce the topic.  Show the engine, cars, and caboose.  Ask kiddos to guess the purpose of each part.  Show them pictures of trains that carry different things (freight trains, passenger … Continue reading

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Bees and Wasps Preschool Lesson Plan

1.  Freeplay 2.  Circle/Whole Group: Show the kiddos a bee or wasp you have caught in a mason jar or other large glass jar.  Discuss the body parts you can see and review why it is an insect.  Ask if … Continue reading

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Ants Preschool Lesson Plan

1.  Freeplay 2.  Whole Group: Go outside and find ants.  Scoop some ants and a little dirt into a glass container for observation.  If you have a large group, scoop a few ants into several glass containers (like jam or … Continue reading

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